Store Hours

Mon-Thurs: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Fri-Sat:11:00 am - 10:30 pm

Sunday: 12:00 Noon - 10:00 pm

DriveThru open 10:00 am (M-Sat) & 11:00 am (Sun) 

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Current Flavors


Pumpkin Spice Cherries Jubilee Zoo in the Goo
Smores Caramel Choco. Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter
Egg Nog Spicy Chocolate Cinnamon
Gingerbread  Toasted Coconut Macadamia Banana Cream Pie
Chocolate Birthday Cake Blueberry Cheesecake
Strawberry Cookie Dough Coffee Chip
Peppermint Salty Caramel Cookies and Cream
Cookie Monster Berry Peachy Sorbet Vanilla

Updated 11/30  11:00 am



Flapdoodles will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26th - thanks go out to all of our loyal customers!


Drive Thru Open Earlier

For your convenience, the drive thru is now open one hour earlier than the inside of the store.  From Monday - Saturday, it's open at 10:00 am, and on Sundays at 11:00 am.

New and Improved Smooth Sailing Cocoas and Mochas

Come and try one of our new Smooth Sailing Cocoas or Mochas made with steamed milk, Ghirardelli chocolates, and a scoop of ice cream on top - just what you need during these colder fall and winter days.

Flapdoodles Voted Best Ice Cream Place in Rochester Magazine 2013

We'd like to thank all of our loyal customers and great employees for making this award possible.   We look forward to making Flapdoodles an even better place to enjoy homemade ice cream and have fun at the same time.


Do you want to know the inside scoop of what is happening at Flapdoodles? If so, we encourage you to become a fan of our Facebook page, Flapdoodles Ice Cream. "Like" our Facebook page, and you will:

  • find out about special discounts, promotions, and events through our regular news feeds.
  • know which flavors we are currently offering. Simply click on the "About" tab along the left margin of our Facebook page to discover which 24 delicious flavors are currently on display.
  • bring a little flappiness into your life by interacting with our Facebook page. You'll have fun responding to crazy polls, filling in captions of photos, and the like.

                       Featured Flapdoodle

              (for more, check out our in-store chalkboard)

Gotta Love Dads!!!!

When I was little my dad had me convinced that the ice cream truck only played music when it was sold out.   Well played Dad, well played.


Fatherly Advice: Don’t use your turn signal, it’s nobody business where you’re going


There should be a children’s song: ‘If you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad sleep.’” --Jim Gaffigan

Fathers: They always know who touched the thermostat

Dad, thanks for never missing a display of the disappointing athleticism I inherited from you.

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Win Free Ice Cream, a Flapdoodles T-Shirt, and Instant Fame!

We need your help coming up with clever, nonsensical, and original names for some of our fabulous ice cream flavors.   Read more...



The Story Behind Flapdoodles

Growing up as a kid in Alaska, my dad developed a passion for sailing. As it turns out, he named his very first boat, "Flapdoodle". So on one level, naming the store after his first sailboat serves not only as a reminder of all the happy family memories I experienced on the boat, but also a tribute to my dad and the profound influence he had on my life. Truth be told, it was my dad who instilled in me, among other fine qualities, a deep affection for ice cream. In fact, one could easily say that my dad turned scooping and eating ice cream into an art form - if you think I'm exaggerating, just ask my siblings.

Read more: The Story Behind Flapdoodles